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Located in the Lower Square

Olomouc actually has two town squares...the main one with the town hall and huge trinity column and... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Vancouver, Canada
Cool fountain

The sculpture depicts the poet Arion and the dolphin who rescued him from the sea, attracted by... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Warsaw, Poland
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

Olomouc actually has two town squares...the main one with the town hall and huge trinity column and the lower square with a much smaller plague column and several fountains. Both squares are worth a visit and it’s fun to walk around and see all the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

The sculpture depicts the poet Arion and the dolphin who rescued him from the sea, attracted by Arion's singing. There also is a turtle amusing some children. Cool sculpture, when the fountain is running, in spring, it must be a cool place to chill and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

It is a very weird fountain because it looks a little bit old, but at the same time new and has some creepy dolphins in the middle. Honestly, not even sure how to review it.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Catarina R
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Amusing modern fountain in a town of many fountains !! interesting set up in large squre with other monuments to view.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank david r
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Rather fun to look at and search for all the details. Some of the figures are very well made, other a mit more "schematic". But lots of details!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sitta
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I came here on a bleak, wet Sunday morning. Almost everything was closed, but this really brightened my day. I must say that the cobblestones really took it out on my feet.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank platypus150
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

An art masterpiece that became soon a city's landmark attracting families with kids, tourists as well as the local people. The sculptured fountain full of encoded messages and wisdom is a true magnet for all. It can be easily found opposite the Town hall.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ivan K
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Situated in a perfect location of the town, this fountain is a beautiful, intricately sculpted work of art. The sculptures are strange yet fascinatingly original! Well worth checking out.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank unclepigg
Reviewed July 11, 2017

The fountain is located in the old town square and is well maintained. You can sit on the chairs and enjoy a sunshine afternoon.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Max_hkxx2001
Reviewed December 4, 2016

When in spring the fountain has its water supply. It you come closer enough,you will find a great number of details of those sculptures. You may enjoy an ice-cream by it the weather must be great.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank tabrisk
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